Employment

 


1. The KC Streetcar is currently hiring for a Service Maintainer in our maintenance department.

Click here to read more about the position and to apply online.

 

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Assist MOW Tech
  • Assist Streetcar Tech
  • Assist with Facility repairs and inspections
  • Restock passenger report cards and safety-sensitive literature on cars.
  • Perform all duties in conformance to appropriate safety and security standards.
  • Wash exterior of streetcars when scheduled.
  • Cleaning of the track, track slab, and track flange ways.
  • Interfaces with Kansas City Streetcar representatives and passengers.
  • Interfaces with other operations and mechanical employees.
  • Assisting with inventory shipping, receiving, and organization.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED.
  • Visual activity and hearing required.
  • Ability to follow instructions furnished in written and oral form.
  • Must be fluent in the English language.
  • Ability to understand and follow safety rules, work rules and procedures.
  • Must be dependable and report to work at the scheduled time and seldom absent from work. Depended upon to complete work in a timely, accurate, and thorough manner and is conscientious, about assignments.
  • Ability to work well with others.
  • Ability to complete tasks within a specified time period.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to work flexible shifts, schedules and overtime.
  • Ability to perform quality work efficiently with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to accept constructive criticism.
  • Knowledge of the standard practices, methods, tools, and equipment of the mechanics’ trade.
  • Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the mechanic’s trade.
  • Ability to assist in the maintenance and repair of all types of equipment from Streetcars to facility repairs.
  • Ability to use and care for tools and equipment used in the maintenance and repair of such equipment.
  • Able to follow the directions of those above them
  • Able to work around high voltage.
  • Able to visually distinguish colors – red, blue, green, yellow and distinguish auditory signals

2. The KC Streetcar is currently hiring for an Inventory Clerk.

Click here to read more about the position and to apply online.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Receives and issues parts and material to include warranty, non-warranty, OEM, sub-supplier, and regular shop supplies
  • Prepare periodic inventory reports utilizing Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Herzog’s proprietary Management Information System
  • Conduct Cycle Count inventory processes to ensure accuracy and timely execution in accordance with any and all FTA guidelines and requirements as communicated by KC Streetcar Management.
  • Maintain and evaluate inventory records for project inventory with special attention to FTA records maintenance requirements.
  • Maintain adequate volume of parts, supplies and materials inventory to support vehicle and systems maintenance
  • Create and implement an efficient space utilization plan to ensure the proper storage and safe access of inventory parts in coordination with Mechanical and Safety Management.
  • Routinely report Critical Short inventory levels to maintain Mid-Max levels of critical inventory and to project timelines of orders placed based on supplier and manufacturer lead times.
  • Adherence and compliance to proper procedures for locating and utilizing product inventory
  • Check orders for accuracy and quality control; maintain levels of quality and accuracy enforced.
  • Assist Management with creating inventory standard operating procedures.
  • Maintain inventory control including parts, materials and supplies.
  • Procure parts, materials and supplies in strict compliance with Herzog, KCSA and the City of Kansas City’s policies and procedures for Purchasing, Requests for Quotes, and submitting Purchase Orders.
  • Tracks and reports to Management all open Purchase Orders, Requests for Quotes, and other outstanding Inventory requests.
  • Understand and adhere to the safety rules and requirements in the workplace including OSHA, FTA Requirements, and HERZOG Policies.
  • Receive and maintain warehouse training
  • Operate warehouse equipment, as needed
  • Assist with asset management activities
  • All other duties as assigned

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Intermediate to advanced computer skills, including working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel
  • Previous Inventory Management experience
  • Previous Inventory Management software knowledge and reporting experience
  • Strong communication skills – written, verbal, persuasion, motivation, facilitation of strong working relationships
  • Excellent math and accounting skills
  • Familiarity with federal, state and local asset management policies and regulations
  • Ability to operate a forklift